Orange III Node Application 12036479975, submitted on 09-30-2020

Respondent ID 12036479975
Application Date 09/30/2020 11:31:10 PM
Applicant City Krasnodar
Applicant State/Province Krasnodar
Applicant Country Russia
What is your occupation? Builder
How many years experience in your field? 1-3
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Some school up to Secondary or High School, no diploma
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Krasnodar
Node Province Krasnodar
Node Country Russia
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? stafi, hopr, keep
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Good documentation
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node?
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 97
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. 7-8$
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 97
In what type of environment would this server be located? Personal Home
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? No
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? Yes (Please list specs)
Specs MSI GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Gaming X Trio, 32GB ram, ryzen 2700, 2 TB SSD
Do you have hardware you would like to use but does not meet the stated BetaNet node specs? If so, please provide specs on that hardware below:
Why do you want to be a node? get new experience, i want help Chaum
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Twitter
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Twitter
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? I want help Chaum and want earn tokens
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones?
Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)?
Do you have past experience managing communities or creating content to be distributed across social media? Please enter details for all with which you are comfortable or have experience:
As part of growing the xx network community, are you willing to create content as part of operating an xx network BetaNet node? Examples would be node setup & on-boarding review vlog post, bi-weekly twitter update, medium review of on-going node operational process, etc. No
Why do you want to run a node in the xx network? To protect the privacy of political speech, To protect private personal communication around health and lifestyle issues from mass surveillance and abuse by centralized organizations, To promote quantum secure distributed systems, To contribute to a promising project, To undo the centralization of the internet by big tech companies, To reverse the political centralization of legal, police, and military organizations which favor the wealthy and powerful
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? Centralization is bad in my opinion. You need a little, but too much will kill you. Same with government.
As best as you can given currently available information, please describe the value proposition of the xx network platform and how it differs from other current blockchain solutions. Privacy protecting, fully decentralized messaging, , quantum resistance
Privacy by Default is a goal of the xx network Platform. In your opinion, why is Privacy by Default critical for the future of the internet? Too much personal information available to everyone.
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? By my opinion encryption is useless with meta data collection.
1 Like

i like the application you have my vote if you meet the bandwidth requirements…

Looking good to me :+1:

What bandwidth do you have?

Hello. I will run node from my home. My internet speed download is 400 and 200 upload.

Voted yes.

Personal Home == Hetzner w/o GPU ?